MRE provides a platform to learn, share and improve practices throughout the sector.

2016 saw a range of expert speakers pass on their knowledge. See below for the full programme.

13 July 2016


11:00 – 12:00

METALS RECYCLING: STATE OF THE INDUSTRY

  Chair: Roy Hathaway, Europe Policy Advisor, Environmental Services Association

Robert Fell, Chief Executive, British Metals Recycling Association

 

REGULATORY CHALLENGES FOR THE METAL RECYCLING SECTOR 

Nicky Cunningham, Deputy Director of Site-Based Regulation, Environment Agency

RECOVERING USEFUL MATERIALS FROM SHREDDER RESIDUE

Roger Morton, Director, Axion Recycling

13:00 – 14:00

EXPORTS

Chair: Peter Mathews, Chairman, Black Country Metals

A BASIC GUIDE TO EXPORTING

Chris Rodriguez, Purchase Executive, Anbakam Metals

EXPORT SERVICES FOR UK METAL RECYCLERS

Jane Waldron, International Trade Advisor, UK Trade & Investment

THE EXPORT OF FERROUS SCRAP METALS AND ALUMINIUM

Peter Mathews, Chairman, Black Country Metals

15.00 – 16.00

COMPANY SPOTLIGHT

Short and snappy presentations from equipment providers showcasing the latest products and services available to you.

15:00-15:10

REDWAVE XRF: Innovative Sorting of Aluminium and ZORBA

Martin Weiss, Global Sales Manager, REDWAVE XRF

15:10-15:20

Blue Group

Daniel Tomlinson, Group Marketing Manager, Blue Group

14 July 2016


 11:00 – 12:00

 

FORECASTING AND MARKET TRENDS

A fascinating ‘Question Time’ style debate on the current state of the metals market and a view to the future.

Chair: Steve Eminton, Editor, letsrecycle.com

Peter Mathews, Chairman, Black Country Metals

Vera Blei, Editor, Steel First

Gareth Stace, Director, UK Steel

13:00 – 14:00

CIRCULAR ECONOMY

  Chair: Steve Eminton, Editor, letsrecycle.com

THE ADOPTION PROCESS OF THE EU COMMISSION’S CIRCULAR ECONOMY PACKAGE

Emmanuel Katrakis, Secretary General, EuRIC

WASTE AND RECYCLING PROPOSALS: WHAT THEY COULD MEAN FOR BUSINESS

Adrian Hawkes, Policy Director, Valpak

THE NEED FOR DEMAND SIDE MEASURES IN THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY

Graeme Carus, Director of Business Development, European Metal Recycling